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Pearce scores silver at World Cup track race

American Colby Pearce took the silver in the 30km points race on Saturday during day two of the UCI track World Cup in Moscow. The TIAA-CREF rider, from Boulder, Colorado, scored 27 points to secure the runner-up spot behind Argentina’s Sebastian Cancio, with 32 points. Petr Lazar of the Czech Republic was third with 24. In other action, Australia easily won the team pursuit; Stefan Nimke of Germany won the sprint; Natalia Tsylinskaya of Belarus took the 500-meter time trial; and China’s Lee Meifang con the individual pursuit. UCI World CupMoscow, RussiaNovember 5MenTeam pursuit1.

By Agence France Presse

American Colby Pearce took the silver in the 30km points race on Saturday during day two of the UCI track World Cup in Moscow.

The TIAA-CREF rider, from Boulder, Colorado, scored 27 points to secure the runner-up spot behind Argentina’s Sebastian Cancio, with 32 points. Petr Lazar of the Czech Republic was third with 24.

In other action, Australia easily won the team pursuit; Stefan Nimke of Germany won the sprint; Natalia Tsylinskaya of Belarus took the 500-meter time trial; and China’s Lee Meifang con the individual pursuit.

UCI World Cup
Moscow, Russia
November 5
Men
Team pursuit

1. Australia, 4:05.300
2. Russia, 4:08.764
3. Ukraine, 4:20.953

30km points race
1. Sebastian Cancio (Arg), 32pts
2. Colby Pearce (USA), 27
3. Petr Lazar (Cze), 24

Sprint
1. Stefan Nimke (G),
2. Craig McLean (GB),
3. Takashi Kaneko (Jpn),

Women
500m time trial

1. Natalia Tsylinskaya (Blr), 35.011
2. Simona Krupeckaite (Lit), 35.064
3. Tamila Abassova (Rus), 35.374

Individual pursuit
1. Lee Meifang (Chn), 3:46.671
2. Wendy Houvenhagel (GB), 3:47.592
3. Olga Slyusareva (Rus), 3:46.067

November 4
Men
15km scratch race

1. Ivan Kovalev (Rus)
2. Andreas Muller (G)
3. Gerome Neuville (F)

Individual pursuit
1. Jens Mouris (Ned), 4:28.290
2. Mark Jamieson (Aus), ovl
3. Alexander Serov (Rus), 4:32.270

1km time trial
1. Jason Queally (GB), 1:02.664
2. Carsten Bermann (G), 1:03.107
3. Alois Kankovsky (Cze), 1:04.046

Keirin
1. Andrei Vinokurov (Ukr),
2. Lukasz Kwiatkowski (Pol),
3. Adam Ptacnik (Cze),

Women
Sprint

1. Natalia Tsylinskaya (Blr),
2. Victoria Pendelton (GB),
3. Christin Muche (G),

25km points race
1. Olga Slyusareva (Rus), 20pts
2. Youanka Gonzalez (Cub), 16
3. Lada Kozlikova (Cze), 10